Land Rover to bring three-door Freelander to U.S. later this year - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 06-12-02, 07:24 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
Stacy94PGT's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: The Hills of North Georgia,USA
Posts: 7,859
Land Rover to bring three-door Freelander to U.S. later this year

From "AutoWeek"

Seeking to punch up lackluster U.S. sales of its Freelander model is one reason Land Rover is readying a three-door version for the U.S. market.
British sport/ute maker Land Rover will bring a three-door Freelander to the United States later this year. Andy Thomas, Land Rover’s U.S. Freelander model manager, says the company will begin production on a U.S. version of the three-door in September, with first deliveries slated for November.

Land Rover won’t say much about the U.S. model, but in Europe, where the vehicle is available as a hard top, soft top and in commercial trim, the three-door sells for £15,995 (about $23,000) for the low-end, four-cylinder model. The highest-end V6 model goes for £24,595 (about $35,000). Land Rover also sells a diesel version overseas. The five-door, all-wheel-drive Freelander, launched in December 2001, is sold only with a 2.5-liter V6 in the States and starts below $25,000.

The three-door Freelander joins the redesigned Range Rover and a freshened Discovery, due later this summer, in Land Rover showrooms in 2002. The three-door entry is a harbinger for more products to come: In January, Land Rover announced a $3.6 billion investment in future product over the next five years. Likely on the docket is an entry-level model dubbed “The Landie” —think a redo of the Defender—and a “baby” Range Rover (AW, May 28, 2001). Both are due by 2006.

Attached Images
File Type: jpeg landrover.jpeg (18.5 KB, 677 views)

My first car was a 67 Mustang Coupe, 2nd one was a 67 Cougar XR-7, 3rd one was a 66 Mustang Coupe. Why did I get rid of these cars for ? I know why, because I'm stupid, stupid, stupid.

My next Ford.....
Stacy94PGT is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Fordforums Community > Latest Ford News and Racing News > Ford Worldwide News

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Year gone by - Sales Figures laminge Ford Worldwide News 0 01-12-03 04:18 PM
Mazda6 Wins Another Car Of The Year Award RPO83 Mazda Forum 2 11-21-02 08:46 AM
TALK FROM THE TOP: Ford Motor CEO cuts costs, not product Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 0 11-18-02 08:35 AM
Bill Ford, Speech At Europe International Automotive Roundtable, Paris Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 0 09-26-02 07:31 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome